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Moonflesh (audio story)

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Doctor: Fifth Doctor
Companion(s): Nyssa, Hannah Bartholemew
Main enemy: Vatuus
Main setting: Suffolk, October 1911
Key crew
Publisher: Big Finish Productions
Writer: Mark Morris
Director: Ken Bentley
Music: Andy Hardwick
Sound: Andy Hardwick
Cover by: Damien May
Release details
Release number: 185
Release date: 11 April 2014
Format: 4 Parts, 2 CDs
Production code: 6C/S
ISBN 978-1-78178-311-5
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Moonflesh was the one hundred and eighty-fifth story in Big Finish's monthly range.

Publisher's summary Edit

One wouldn't normally expect to find elephants, gorillas and rhinoceroses roaming free in Suffolk in the year 1911. One wouldn't normally expect to find an extra-dimensional police box at the same time/space location either. Two aliens, named the Doctor and Nyssa, exit said box, only to find themselves pursued by a hungry lioness – for they've landed in the private hunting grounds of the famous explorer Nathaniel Whitlock, who's brought together a motley group of friends and acquaintances for a weekend's shooting.

But one of Whitlock's guests isn't all they seem. One of them wants the secrets of the Moonflesh, the mystic mineral looked after by Whitlock's retainer, a Native American known as Silver Crow. Because the Moonflesh is reputed to have the power to call down spirits from another realm...

...and soon, the hunters will become the hunted.

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  • The Doctor claims that he has always gotten along well with both cats and dogs.
  • Silver Crow, the factotum to Nathaniel Whitlock, is a Sioux warrior.
  • Whitlock has a Zulu warrior's shield and an Aborigine bullroarer in his possession.
  • Whitlock spent most of 1905 with the Sioux.
  • Audrey Whitlock died in December 1901.
  • Whitlock's father made his fortune importing tea from East India.
  • Whitlock paid £150 for the gorilla on his property.
  • The Whitlocks have a William IV chaise longue.
  • The Doctor claims to have been possessed by dozens of aliens.
  • The Doctor was taught how to use a bow and arrow by Crazy Horse.

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